Web and Internet Science, University of Southampton

Web and Internet Science

WAIS Jobs

Research Fellow (909217FP)


We are looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to work on collaborative European projects on citizen science.



About the role



Candidates should have demonstrable experience (via publications in A and A* conferences and journals, participation in research projects, organisation of workshops, and similar) in Web and data science, with a particular focus on social computing. The position is for one year.



The role will involve research in social computing: online communities, crowdsourcing, human computation, social...

Publish Date: Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 00:00

Research Fellow (908617FP)


We are looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to work on Data Pitch (https://datapitch.eu/), an EU Horizon 2020 €7 million collaborative research and innovation programme involving industrial partners across Europe, which runs until December 2019. 



Data Pitch will create a European data innovation ecosystem that will bring together data and technology providers with startups and SMEs with fresh ideas for data-driven products and services. Data Pitch will run a large-scale competition in which thousands of startups...

Publish Date: Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 00:00

Senior Teaching Fellow (904417FP)


Senior Teaching Fellow for Online Course Delivery of Data Science



Web Science Institute, Web and Internet Science Research Group, Department of Electronics and Computer Science, Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering



The Web Science Institute delivers a number of online courses in the emerging field of Data Science in cooperation with external organisations. The courses are aimed at people in employment and are delivered online so they can be undertaken within or around people’s regular jobs. The courses utilise online...

Publish Date: Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 00:00

Research Software Engineer (868917FP)


The Software Sustainability Institute is looking to recruit a Research Software Engineer (RSE).



The Software Sustainability Institute is the world-leading authority on research software. It plays a key role in helping the research community recognise the role of software, and in adopting practices that lead to reliable and reproducible research.



The new recruit will be based with our software team in Southampton, and will work with research groups from across the UK to help improve their software and practices. This will require a solid background in development...

Publish Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 00:00

Research Fellow (867717FP)


We are looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to work on Data Pitch (https://datapitch.eu/), an EU Horizon 2020 €7 million collaborative research and innovation programme involving industrial partners across Europe, which runs until December 2019. 



Data Pitch will create a European data innovation ecosystem that will bring together data and technology providers with startups and SMEs with fresh ideas for data-driven products and services. Data Pitch will run a large-scale competition in which thousands of startups...

Publish Date: Friday, May 5, 2017 - 00:00